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PBL 2018: Chennai Smashers vs Mumbai Rockets, Live Match Updates

Chennai Smashers edge the Mumbai Rockets 4-3
Updated: 27 December 2017 22:42 IST - Published: 27 December 2017 19:08 IST
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And that wraps up our live coverage for today. Thank you so much for staying with us.

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Goodnight.
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What a thrilling contest to open the Delhi leg! We can't wait to see what's more in store in this leg!

PV Sindhu will be pretty happy with that result. This was a tough match and the way they held their nerves for the win, was admirable. The Smashers were desperately in search for a win after losing their PBL 3 opener in Guwahati.
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And with that win, the Chennai Smashers edge the Mumbai Rockets 4-3, which is the exact same scoreline that we had in the Season 2 final.
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But the Adcocks regrouped in time and clinched the win!

15-9, 13-15, 15-9 win for the Adcocks!
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And again, some Arjun magic!


He has been so impressive and so fearless!

Mumbai 9-12 behind
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Adcocks have now steered their way to 12-7
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Wow! Look at Arjun. He is still managing to outfox the mighty Adcocks.

Mumbai trail 6-10
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8-4 to the Adcocks going into the interval.
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Wow! What a disguise shot from the young Arjun! It lands just near Chris' feet!


Mumbai are 4-7 behind
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The Mumbai pair is finally on the board!

1-6
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Chris is everywhere on the court!


5-0


The last rally was a 33-shot one!
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The Adcocks are unleashing winner after winner!


3-0
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And Mumbai pair snatches the second game!


15-13


Wow! This is some match!
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And it is 13-13 pretty soon
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The scratch pair of Stoeva and Arjun is up 13-11
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Arjun is the one to watch right now!


12-10 for Mumbai
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Arjun showing some powerful display here!

11-9 for Mumbai
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Chris took pace off the shuttle.

And they are back!

9-9
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That was a run of five straight points from Mumbai!
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Would you believe it?

Arjun shows some magic as Mumbai take an 8-6 lead at the interval.
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Some resilience from Mumbai!

They are back in this!

6-6
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But the Chennai pair takes a few quick points to soar to 6-3
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Mumbai bag a couple of points to come to within 3-4
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What a rally!

Great defence from both the pairs but Stoeva sends it out.

Adcocks up 3-1
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But they shake it off soon and bag the opener.


15-9
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Chris misses a down the line shot.
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14-7 to Adcocks now
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The Adcocks are thoroughly committed to every shot. The difference in experience and the world rankings between the two pairs is showing.

Adcocks up 12-6
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PV Sindhu is back in the dugout and thoroughly enjoying this!

8-4 for her team at halftime
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Arjun got one back through a good smash.


4-6
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Adcocks are now up 6-3
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3-3 to start off things
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It's now up to the World No. 5 pair of Chris & Gabrielle Adcock to get the Trump win for Chennai. Gabriela Stoeva & MR Arjun will represent the Mumbai Rockets.
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It's all down to the last match of the day now. Can Chennai win their Trump mixed doubles match and win this?

This has been one cracker of a contest!
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That was a Trump win for Mumbai. With that, they add 2 points to their kitty and go up to 3-2 in tonight's tie!
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With a deft touch at the net, Son Wan Ho finishes the commanding win!


15-11, 15-5 win for Son Wan Ho
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The former World No. 1 is in sniffing distance of victory!

13-5
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Tanongsak pulls back a couple of points but Son Wan Ho goes up further.

11-4
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The World No. 5 is up 8-2 at the interval.
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Even the shuttle is listening to the Korean!

It trickles down to Chennai's side.


7-2
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He continues to attack the Tanongsak forehand.

Up 6-1
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Son Wan Ho is continuing from where he left.


He is up 4-1 with some great attacking display
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Son Wan Ho grabs the opener.


15-11
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And Tanongsak could not take advantage of it!


Son up 14-11
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Would you believe it? 

The southpaw has levelled the score here! Son just peppered a few errors to let Tanongsak back in!

11-11
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A service fault called at such a crucial juncture!


11-9 to Son Wan Ho
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Tanongsak pushing the Korean back to draw errors.

Trails 8-10
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It's 10-7 to Son Wan Ho currently
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